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33 fun things to do in East Lothian

East Lothian is a stunning location just minutes away from Edinburgh, with over 40 miles of stunning countryside and many award-winning attractions it is definitely a place of interest.

If you are a lover of spirits then the Gin Distillery tour is perfect for you, with many awards for the spirits they have made since opening in 2013 you will not be disappointed.

One thing is for sure and that is museum lovers will have an absolutely thrilling time in East Lothian as there are a few options to choose from. The National Museum of Flight is full of stunning pieces of aircraft with the most amazing history behind them.

Looking for a historic piece that has everything? Winton Castle is exactly that, not only can you enjoy the wonderful countryside but there are numerous activities available, from clay pigeon shooting to mini highland games for large groups. The castle can also cater for up to 300 people if required.